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NKM Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: NKM / RJNA
Airport Names:
  1. Nagoya Airfield
  2. 名古屋飛行場
  3. Nagoya Hikōjō
Location: Nagoya, Japan
GPS Coordinates: 35°15'18"N by 136°55'27"E
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 46 feet (14 meters)
# of Runways: 1
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Facts about Nagoya Airfield (NKM):

  • The 6110th Air Base Group, which had maintained the base and the myriad of ground support units at the base since the Americans moved in during 1946 began phasing down after July 1957.
  • Operational use from the airfield began in February 1947 when the 347th Fighter Group began operating P-61 Black Widow interceptor aircraft, which were used to provide air defense for Japan.
  • Because of Nagoya Airfield's relatively low elevation of 46 feet, planes can take off or land at Nagoya Airfield at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The furthest airport from Nagoya Airfield (NKM) is Rio Grande Regional Airport (RIG), which is located 11,870 miles (19,103 kilometers) away in Rio Grande, Brazil.
  • In addition to being known as "Nagoya Airfield", other names for NKM include "名古屋飛行場" and "Nagoya Hikōjō".
  • The closest airport to Nagoya Airfield (NKM) is Chūbu Centrair International Airport (NGO), which is located 28 miles (45 kilometers) SSW of NKM.
  • Since the opening of Kansai International Airport in 1994, the airport's main traffic source has been the nearby automotive and manufacturing industries, causing carriers such as United Airlines and Delta Air Lines ) to stop flying to Nagoya.
  • Nagoya Airfield (NKM) currently has only 1 runway.

Map of Nearest Airports from Nagoya Airfield:

List of Nearest Airports from Nagoya Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
128.22 miles (45.42 km) SSWChūbu Centrair International Airport (NGO)Nagoya, JapanView Chūbu Centrair International Airport on a map View satellite image of Chūbu Centrair International Airport Set NGO as destination Airport Get more information about Chūbu Centrair International Airport
272.85 miles (117.25 km) NNWFukui Airport (FKJ)Fukui, Honshu, JapanView Fukui Airport on a map View satellite image of Fukui Airport Set FKJ as destination Airport Get more information about Fukui Airport
378.28 miles (125.98 km) ESEShizuoka Airport (FSZ)Shizuoka, Honshu, JapanView Shizuoka Airport on a map View satellite image of Shizuoka Airport Set FSZ as destination Airport Get more information about Shizuoka Airport
483.85 miles (134.94 km) NNWKomatsu Airport (KMQ)Komatsu, Ishikawa, JapanView Komatsu Airport on a map View satellite image of Komatsu Airport Set KMQ as destination Airport Get more information about Komatsu Airport
584.29 miles (135.65 km) NEMatsumoto Airport (MMJ)Matsumoto, Nagano, JapanView Matsumoto Airport on a map View satellite image of Matsumoto Airport Set MMJ as destination Airport Get more information about Matsumoto Airport
690.11 miles (145.02 km) WSWOsaka International Airport (ITM)Itami (near Osaka), JapanView Osaka International Airport on a map View satellite image of Osaka International Airport Set ITM as destination Airport Get more information about Osaka International Airport
790.11 miles (145.02 km) WSWOsaka International Airport (OSA)Osaka, JapanView Osaka International Airport on a map View satellite image of Osaka International Airport Set OSA as destination Airport Get more information about Osaka International Airport
897.39 miles (156.73 km) NToyama Airport (TOY)Toyama, Toyama, JapanView Toyama Airport on a map View satellite image of Toyama Airport Set TOY as destination Airport Get more information about Toyama Airport
9105.47 miles (169.74 km) WSWKobe Airport (UKB)Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, JapanView Kobe Airport on a map View satellite image of Kobe Airport Set UKB as destination Airport Get more information about Kobe Airport
10111.43 miles (179.34 km) WSWKansai International Airport (KIX)Osaka, JapanView Kansai International Airport on a map View satellite image of Kansai International Airport Set KIX as destination Airport Get more information about Kansai International Airport
11141.45 miles (227.64 km) SWNanki-Shirahama Airport (SHM)Shirahama, JapanView Nanki-Shirahama Airport on a map View satellite image of Nanki-Shirahama Airport Set SHM as destination Airport Get more information about Nanki-Shirahama Airport
12162.19 miles (261.02 km) ETokyo International Airport (HND)Tokyo, Honshū, JapanView Tokyo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Tokyo International Airport Set HND as destination Airport Get more information about Tokyo International Airport
13170.58 miles (274.52 km) ESEMiyakejima Airport (MYE)Miyakejima, JapanView Miyakejima Airport on a map View satellite image of Miyakejima Airport Set MYE as destination Airport Get more information about Miyakejima Airport
14177.06 miles (284.96 km) WOkayama Airport (OKJ)Okayama, JapanView Okayama Airport on a map View satellite image of Okayama Airport Set OKJ as destination Airport Get more information about Okayama Airport
15180.14 miles (289.90 km) WSWTakamatsu Airport (TAK)Takamatsu, Kagawa, JapanView Takamatsu Airport on a map View satellite image of Takamatsu Airport Set TAK as destination Airport Get more information about Takamatsu Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Nagoya Airfield:

List of Furthest Airports from Nagoya Airfield:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,870.39 miles (19,103.49 km) ESERio Grande Regional Airport (RIG)Rio Grande, BrazilView Rio Grande Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Rio Grande Regional Airport Set RIG as destination Airport Get more information about Rio Grande Regional Airport
211,852.40 miles (19,074.54 km) SEDiomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport (CCM)Criciúma, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport on a map View satellite image of Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport Set CCM as destination Airport Get more information about Diomício Freitas/Forquilhinha Airport
311,850.40 miles (19,071.33 km) ESEPelotas International Airport (PET)Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Pelotas International Airport on a map View satellite image of Pelotas International Airport Set PET as destination Airport Get more information about Pelotas International Airport
411,842.14 miles (19,058.04 km) SESalgado Filho International Airport (POA)Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Salgado Filho International Airport on a map View satellite image of Salgado Filho International Airport Set POA as destination Airport Get more information about Salgado Filho International Airport
511,821.59 miles (19,024.96 km) SSEFlorianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport (FLN)Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport on a map View satellite image of Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport Set FLN as destination Airport Get more information about Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport
611,777.72 miles (18,954.36 km) ETreinta y Tres Airport (TYT)Treinta y Tres, Treinta y Tres, UruguayView Treinta y Tres Airport on a map View satellite image of Treinta y Tres Airport Set TYT as destination Airport Get more information about Treinta y Tres Airport
711,770.92 miles (18,943.40 km) SSENavegantes Airport (NVT)Navegantes, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Navegantes Airport on a map View satellite image of Navegantes Airport Set NVT as destination Airport Get more information about Navegantes Airport
811,768.87 miles (18,940.12 km) SEAntônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport (LAJ)Lages, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport on a map View satellite image of Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport Set LAJ as destination Airport Get more information about Antônio Correia Pinto de Macedo Airport
911,766.39 miles (18,936.12 km) ESECerro Largo International Airport (MLZ)Melo, Cerro Largo, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set MLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
1011,756.88 miles (18,920.82 km) ECapitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport (PDP)Maldonado/Punta del Este, Maldonado, UruguayView Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport Set PDP as destination Airport Get more information about Capitán de Corbeta Carlos A. Curbelo International Airport
1111,746.60 miles (18,904.28 km) ESEComandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport (BGX)Bagé, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport on a map View satellite image of Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport Set BGX as destination Airport Get more information about Comandante Gustavo Kraemer International Airport
1211,730.95 miles (18,879.09 km) ESECerro Largo International Airport (VCH)Vichadero, Rivera, UruguayView Cerro Largo International Airport on a map View satellite image of Cerro Largo International Airport Set VCH as destination Airport Get more information about Cerro Largo International Airport
1311,726.60 miles (18,872.09 km) SSEJoinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport (JOI)Joinville, Santa Catarina, BrazilView Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport on a map View satellite image of Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport Set JOI as destination Airport Get more information about Joinville-Lauro Carneiro de Loyola Airport
1411,709.72 miles (18,844.92 km) ESESanta Maria Airport (RIA)Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Santa Maria Airport on a map View satellite image of Santa Maria Airport Set RIA as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Maria Airport
1511,709.37 miles (18,844.35 km) SELauro Kurtz Airport (PFB)Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilView Lauro Kurtz Airport on a map View satellite image of Lauro Kurtz Airport Set PFB as destination Airport Get more information about Lauro Kurtz Airport